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Jon Manasse

College Division

College Division: 

  • Clarinet

Contact Information

Contact Information

Numerous solo, concerto, and chamber music appearances in the U.S. and around the world. Principal clarinet, American Ballet Theater Orchestra and the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra; former principal clarinet, New York Chamber Symphony; served as guest principal clarinetist of the New York Pops, Orchestra of St. Luke's, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and New Jersey, St. Louis, and Seattle Symphony Orchestras. Has appeared as a guest clarinetist with the New York Philharmonic in concerts conducted by Valery Gergiev and André Previn, and, during the 2003-04 season, served as the principal clarinetist of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Co-artistic director, with his duo-partner, pianist Jon Nakamatsu, of the Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival, since 2006.

Degrees and Studies

M.M., The Juilliard School; studies with David Weber.

The Juilliard School

Faculty since 2007.